[WotC] Stone Age Oriental Adventures?

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[WotC] Stone Age Oriental Adventures?

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This topic is being archived from the Oriental Adventures forum at Wizards of the Coast, prior to that forum being deleted. It was posted on Jan 14, 2009 18:09:27.
yellowdingo wrote:Has anyone considered doing OA set near the stone age - Primitive tribes living in the Swamps fighting over native rice fields?

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MrAdam wrote:Not, stone age Oriental adventures, SPECIFICALLY but I have run a few stone age ,paleolithic type games. What's the diference? No Metal working, Shamanistic Type magic (if at all) hunting and gathering, Big , hairy monsters it all sounds the same.

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goblin_pride wrote:Why do I think that stone age would trump oriental? Call me crazy, but isn't the whole point of an oriental campaign based around a culture rather than a location or population? A stone age culture is pretty much the same no matter where you place it, isn't it?

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rhialto wrote:For stone-age Japan, you'd be looking at jomon / yayoi cultures. But really, there isn't anything that would strike you as distinctly oriental about those two cultures. Except for subtle skin colour / eye shape / body shape issues, they were pretty much the same as any other stone age culture worldwide.

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lord_karsus wrote:
goblin_pride wrote:A stone age culture is pretty much the same no matter where you place it, isn't it?
-Pretty much.

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quale1 wrote:don't think so, there's many different stone age cultures

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